• The Country House Sale - Newto auction at Christies

    Sale 5984

    The Country House Sale - Newton Hall

    20 January 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 74

    A GEORGE II SILVER SALVER

    MARK OF JOSEPH SANDERS, LONDON, 1744

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GEORGE II SILVER SALVER
    MARK OF JOSEPH SANDERS, LONDON, 1744
    With shell and scroll border, on three hoof supports, the centre later engraved with presentation inscription Presented to the Revd. George Heron by Captn. Smith Barry, 12th Lancers, on his Marriage. April. 1850.
    10 in. (25.4 cm.) diameter
    17 oz. (527 gr.)


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    Provenance

    Reverend George Heron (1805-1894), a gift from his brother-in-law, Captain John Smith Barry of Marbury Hall, Cheshire, and Fota Island, County Cork, Ireland, and by descent at Newton Hall, Northumberland.